Standing beneath the night sky

March 28th, 2014, 10pm

Bundled up in my winter gear, with my hand on the camera shutter and my gaze fixed on the heavens, I forgot the triumph and exhaustion of the trip. The challenges of meltwater and snowy cliffs disintegrated in the vastness of the night, becoming a small part of the majesty of nature that had brought me to this place.

A light wind tumbled down the mountain pass and a shooting star blazed in front of Orion. I left the intervalometer on and slept until my camera battery died.

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Jonathon Reed

Cheerful wanderer. Passionate about breakfast and jumping off high things. Exploring is in my blood.

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